Famous for his role of inspector in very popular Crime Petrol, telecasted on Sony TV, Kamlesh Pandey committed suicide in Jabalpur on Monday, 14th December. According to sources he shot himself in chest after firing one shot in air. He took this greave step after learning about fixing of marriage of her niece without his consent. Kamlesh was in Sanjivni Nagar, Jabalpur along with his sister in law, Anjani Chaturvedi at the time of incident. He had a fight with his in-laws for not telling him about the event and not even inviting him to the same. He was very upset at that very moment.

Kamlesh got drunk and started creating nuisance at his in-laws house. Then he fired a shot in air and following it another shot in his chest. His family members were shocked to see that and they contacted police and called an ambulance but it was of no use. Police is telling it a case of suicide but picture will become more vivid after the report of postmortem. However police is still investigating about the case. Kamlesh left behind her wife and two daughters. Television industry mourns over the loss.

Kamlesh Pandey has acted in the serials Kaala TeekaYeh hai Mohabbatein and Tashan-e-Ishq. On Crime Patrol, he played the role of a cop. Crime Patrol is based on real life incidents and is currently on its fourth season. The show debuted in 2003 and returned with fresh seasons owing to its popularity. The current season of Crime Patrol started in 2011 and is hosted by actor Anoop Soni.

Other television personalities who committed suicide this year include Pratyusha Banerjee and Sai Prashanth.